Working with Azure Data Storage

Offered By
Coursera Project Network
In this Guided Project, you will:

Create a storage account using the Azure portal

Create an Azure Data Lake Store Gen 2 using the portal

Upload data into the Data Lake Storage Gen2 using Azure Storage Explorer and copy data using Azure Data Factory

Clock2 hours
BeginnerBeginner
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

This project teaches you the variety of ways to store data in Azure. You will learn the basics of storage management in Azure, how to create a Storage Account, and how to choose the right model for the data that you want to store in the cloud. After this project you will be able to define the appropriate settings for each storage account and create a storage account using the Azure portal. You will also understand how data lake storage can be created to support a wide variety of big data analytical solutions with minimal effort. In this 1-hour long project-based course, you will learn how to (create a storage account using the Azure portal, create an Azure Data Lake Store Gen 2 using the portal, upload data into the Data Lake Storage Gen2 using Azure Storage Explorer and copy data using Azure Data Factory ). Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.

Skills you will develop

Azure Data Lake Account CreationAzure Storage Account Creation

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Create a Azure storage account

  2. Create an Azure Data Lake Store Gen2

  3. Upload data into Azure Data Lake Store Gen2 using Azure Storage Explorer

  4. Copy data using Azure Data Factory

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

Frequently asked questions

Frequently Asked Questions

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